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[Asia] A look at the cigarette epidemic in China

Poisonous Pandas: Chinese Cigarette Manufacturing in Critical Historical Perspectives. The book brings together an interdisciplinary group of scholars — including Stanford editors Matthew Kohrman, PhD, professor of anthropology, and Robert Proctor, PhD,
Stanford Law & Policy Review
added Oct 12, 2018 21:31
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The Toxic Air We Breathe

Doug Brugge tells us otherwise in his new book Particles in the Air: The Deadliest Pollutant Is the One You Breathe Every Day (Springer). In fact, he points out that three of the ten top causes of ill health and death worldwide are due to particulate matt
Tufts University
added Sep 21, 2018 13:45
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[UK] Terminally ill cancer patient shows effects of smoking 300,000 cigarettes in a lifetime

Martial arts expert Anthony Pillage, 57, has smoked more than 300,000 cigarettes...has shared harrowing pictures and videos during his final months of living...‘Over 600 people have said they have given up smoking and the way they have written it I believ
Metro Café (uk)
added Aug 31, 2018 15:34
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[Arkansas] Historian Publishes New Book on Tobacco in Imperial Russia

approaches tobacco from the perspective of users, producers and objectors...introduces readers to the addictive, nicotine-soaked Russian version of the cigarette ― the papirosa ― and the sensory, medical, social, cultural and gendered consequences of this
University of Arkansas
added Aug 30, 2018 16:53
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Relax into summer: Our critics make it easy with their selection of the best books to pack for your holiday Critics and authors reveal a selection of must read books to pack for your holiday

SMOKING KILLS...examines the drastic consequences of a Frenchman denied his human right to smoke comme une cheminee by his new boss. Fabrice goes rogue and starts murdering his politically correct oppressors in ever more creative ways. A hilarious romp
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 13, 2018 23:58
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New Title from Allen Carr's Easyway Covers Smoking & Vaping: Quit Smoking Boot Camp

The world's leading authority on addiction, Allen Carr's Easyway, has released a new title, Quit Smoking Bootcamp, which is a revolutionary and concise version of the legendary Easyway method, perfect for those who are short of time or those finding it h
PR Newswire
added Jul 13, 2018 23:58
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[Asia, India] Comic booklet on tobacco addition released by Gujarat University

The workshop was a part of 'Save The Youth - Win Over Tobacco' campaign aimed at sensitising students about the ill-effects of tobacco. Over 100 MSc students and faculty participated in the workshop. The campaign is aimed at telling people about the effe
DNA India (in)
added Jul 7, 2018 13:50
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TOM LEONARD: His West Side Story is a work of genius but will Leonard Bernstein’s reputation survive his daughter’s VERY unsettling book?

died in 1990 at 72, from lung cancer after years of heavy smoking,... Jamie recalls his signature smell of ‘cigarette smoke and flatulence
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 3, 2018 15:59
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[France] POPULAR: SMOKING KILLS by Antoine Laurain (Gallic £8.99)

Fabrice, a committed fumeur, is furious when his office brings in a no-smoking policy. This is compounded by an ultra-fit new boss who imposes corporate bonding sessions in swimming pools. Fabrice has, by then, already committed one smoking-related murd
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 8, 2018 03:12
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[North Carolina] What makes Winston-Salem worth watching? C-SPAN aims to show off the city

A film crew from C-SPAN is in town, checking out the old shell-shaped Shell service station...Authors the programming will feature include Michele Gillespie, who wrote a book about Katharine and R.J. Reynolds, and Frank Elliott, whose books include one ab
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 21, 2018 23:28
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